The Sanderling canal boat operating out of Falkirk

Sleeps a minimum of 2 people

Sleeps a maximum of 8 people

Boat location : Falkirk in Stirlingshire  View

Boat length : 60 feet

Boat Class : Sanderling

Boat type : Cruiser Stern   Read more

Beam : Wide   Read more

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Boat Layouts

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Galley / Saloon Position:   Bow

Number of Cabins:   2

On-board Facilities

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Television on board  Pet Friendly  Mains electric sockets on board  Compact Disc player on board  DVD player on board  Mains electric sockets on board  Hairdryer on board  Linen on board  Microwave on board  Safe on board  Toaster on board  Towels on board  Wifi on board  


Number of Showers:   2

Number of Toilets:   2

Number of Baths:   0


Here is a brief overview of The Sanderling canal boat operating out of Falkirk


Design : This is an 8 berth cruiser stern wide canal boat. It has a quiet water-cooled diesel engine with simple to use controls.

Features : There is full radiator central heating on the boat. A 200 gallon water tank supplies the hot and cold running water. There is a double-filtered drinking water system. There is carpeting in the saloon and bedrooms.

Saloon : Radio/CD player; colour TV/DVD player.

Kitchen : The kitchen is fully equipped and has a 4 burner gas cooker with grill and oven; refrigerator; sink and drainer; saucepans; cooking utensils; crockery and cutlery appropriate for the number of berths. There is plenty of storage space and work surfaces. Also supplied are a microwave; toaster and Cafetiere

Berths : As this is an 8 berth boat, there is a permanent king size double berth in the rear cabin, 4 single bunks (including 2 high-level bunks) in the centre cabin, plus and optional dinette/double (or 2 singles) in the saloon. All fixed berths have interior sprung mattresses

Bedding : Freshly laundered bedding is supplied for each crew member, as per your requirements. Additional bedding is available upon request. Towels are also supplied - one medium sized towel per crew member, and one hand towel per bathroom.

Bathroom : There are two bathrooms, each with a wash hand basin, electrically operated flush toilet and power shower, and a 240v shaver socket.

Electric : 12v mobile phone charging point (please remember to bring your own car charging lead). The 2kw inverter supplies 240v electricity to certain appliances and to a socket on the boat. (Please note: if you decide to use any of your own electrical appliances, you do so at your own risk).

Welcome Pack : A welcome pack is provided, consisting of washing-up liquid (x1); dishcloth (x1); tea towel (x1); floor cloth (x1); toilet roll and bin liner.

Additional Information: A safe is supplied on the boat (except on boats based at Gailey), as are helmsman's waterproofs and an umbrella.

Holiday Routes

Routes possible from The Sanderling canal boat operating out of Falkirk
Route Name Route Type Days Cruising Hours Locks
Glasgow and return from Falkirk Stag/Hen 4.00 17.50 10
Linlithgow and Edinburgh Few Locks 4.00 8.50 6
Edinburgh and return from Falkirk Few Locks 5.00 to 5.00 26.00 4
Glasgow Bowling and return from Falkirk Few Locks 8.00 33.00 48
Glasgow Edinburgh and return from Falkirk Few Locks 8.00 39.50 16
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Virtual Tour

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Boat Availability

Here is our availability for The Sanderling canal boat operating out of Falkirk
Canal Boat Holiday


Holiday From : Monday 24th June 2024 @ 2:30 pm

Holiday To : Friday 28th June 2024 @ 9:30 am

Nights Aboard : 4

Boat Name : Sanderling (Sanderling)

Boat Class : Sanderling

Start Marina : Falkirk Wharf

County : Stirlingshire


Was : £2,159.00

Save : £1,050.00

(Last Minute Discount)

Now £1,109.00

Prices quoted include : Basic hire charge, damage waiver, fuel deposit and boat/lock training. If discounts are available, they are applied to the basic hire charge only.
Optional extras may apply. Please see the booking form for more information.


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Pets are permitted on the Sanderling Canal Boat


The boat images shown depict the style of boat and may not be the actual boat offered. The colour and boat layouts may vary. If you need specific advice on boat layouts, please contact us.

The specification of boats, their accommodation, facilities and equipment in the brochure, the information provided is intended as a general guide but the Company [and/or] the Boat Owner shall not be liable in the event of any differences in the boat supplied and reserves the right to make modifications. Layout plans are for guidance only and are not to scale and may have steps which are not shown. If the hirer’s party includes any infirm persons the Hirer should make relevant enquiries at the time of booking. The Company and/or the Boat Owner reserve the right to change boat specifications without prior notice